The Blitzboks narrowly missed out on winning the Sydney leg of the HSBC Rugby Sevens against Fiji in an entertaining encounter.
David Goffin claimed an upset victory over world number one Rafael Nadal on Friday in Sydney to keep Belgium alive in their quarter-final clash at the inaugural ATP Cup team event.
A giant bush fire on the edge of Sydney, which has blanketed the city in smoke causing a spike in respiratory illnesses and the cancellation of outdoor sports,will take weeks to control but will not be extinguished without heavy rains, firefighters said.
Australian airline Qantas landed the world’s first ultra long-haul research flight in Sydney on Sunday after travelling 16,200 kilometres from New York.
David Pocock made a successful return as the Wallabies bid farewell to Australia with a hard fought 34-15 victory over Samoa at Western Sydney Stadium on Saturday in their final match before the Rugby World Cup.